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The mission of the Ogemaw County Economic Development Corporation (EDC) is to support, enhance, and sustain economic development in Ogemaw County.

The Ogemaw County EDC was established in 1977, under Public Act 338. In 1990, the Ogemaw County Commissioners signed a Memorandum of Agreement with Michigan State University Extension (MSUE) whereby a partnership was developed to increase economic development delivery. In 2012 the Ogemaw EDC entered into a partnership with Michigan Works! to continue their goal of economic and community development.

Its role is to act as a(n):

  • Communicator, acting as facilitator/linker with municipalities, organizations, and agencies
  • Provider of educational resources for current and future needs
  • Trend monitor
  • Clearinghouse for information
  • Enhancer for the current business environment